Stories tagged: extradition
Thu., April 5, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
Spain: HSBC whistleblower released pending extradition case
Spanish authorities temporarily released a whistleblower in a major banking tax evasion scandal Thursday while a judge decides whether to extradite him to Switzerland, where he faces a 5-year prison …
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Putin: Russia will ‘never’ extradite citizens accused by U.S.
Russia will “never” extradite any of the 13 Russians indicted by the United States for election-meddling, Russian President Vladimir Putin said, even as he insisted they didn’t act on behalf …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 11 a.m.
Turkey formally requests Syrian Kurdish leader’s extradition
Turkey has submitted documents to the Czech authorities formally requesting the extradition of the former leader of a Syrian Kurdish party, Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said Monday.
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 8:13 a.m.
Alleged UK hacker wins appeal against U.S. extradition
An alleged computer hacker from Britain won his appeal Monday against extradition to the United States.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 8:17 a.m.
Catalonia: Four kept in jail, Brussels extradition hearing set
A Spanish judge on Monday ordered that four prominent members of the Catalan independence movement should remain in custody, including the No. 2 of the ousted regional government, who will …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
Lewiston police: Double-homicide case at standstill
Double-homicide suspect Richard Carlin could remain in Oregon fighting extradition anywhere from two weeks to two months.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
Prague appeals court allows Russian hacker extradition to U.S.
A Prague appeals court on Friday upheld a lower court ruling that a Russian man who faces charges of hacking computers at American companies can be extradited to the United …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 4:21 p.m.
Catalan rebels to campaign from Belgium amid extradition
A court in Belgium on Friday pushed back the extradition arguments of ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four allies until at least Dec. 4, likely keeping the secessionist rebels in …
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 8:42 a.m.
Lawyer: Hacker in Spanish custody sought by U.S., Russia
Russian authorities are fighting the extradition of an alleged Russian hacker from Spain to the United States, the suspect’s lawyer said Friday, in the latest move by Moscow to block …
Thu., April 6, 2017, 8:25 a.m.
Suspect in Idaho killing extradited from New York
A 61-year-old man charged in the killing of an 18-year-old Boise woman has been extradited from New York to Idaho.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 3:41 p.m.
Poland’s top court upholds refusal to extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski
Poland’s Supreme Court on Tuesday confirmed that the country would refuse to detain and extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski to the U.S.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 3:17 p.m.
Mexico OKs extradition of drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman to U.S.
Mexico’s Foreign Relations Department ruled Friday that the extradition of convicted drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States can go forward.
Mon., May 16, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
‘El Chapo’ extradition approved by second Mexican judge
A second Mexican judge has ruled that the extradition of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States can go forward.
Wed., July 1, 2015
Man arrested in connection with body found near Hauser Lake
Spokane police arrested a man last week and extradited him to Idaho, where he is accused of having a connection to the suspicious death of a woman whose body was …
Sat., Jan. 17, 2015
Suspected Moscow shooter pleads not guilty to eluding charge
COLFAX – A man suspected of fatally shooting three people – including his mother – before leading authorities on a high-speed chase is fighting extradition back to Idaho. John Lee’s …
Sat., Aug. 2, 2014, 3:57 a.m.
Hate crime case resurrects racial wounds in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — Yitzhak Shuchat, a white member of a civilian patrol group, and Andrew Charles, the black son of a police officer, came face to face in 2008 …
Tue., July 16, 2013, 5:28 p.m.
Spokane child molestation suspect arrested in Republic of Georgia
A global search led the Federal Bureau of Investigation to the Republic of Georgia, where they found a Spokane man wanted on felony charges of child molestation.
Thu., Nov. 29, 2012, 11:59 p.m.
NH couple charged in boy burning case due in court
PLAISTOW, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire authorities will know soon whether a fugitive couple charged in connection with the beating and burning of the woman’s 3-year-old son will waive extradition …
Wed., Oct. 17, 2012, 12:14 a.m.
Ex-wife: Kidnapping suspect might have ‘snapped’
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A man accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting an 11-year-old Wyoming girl is a talented photographer and graphic designer who is a good father to his …
Tue., Oct. 16, 2012, 5:30 p.m.
Ex-wife: Kidnapping suspect might have ‘snapped’
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A man accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting an 11-year-old Wyoming girl is a talented photographer and graphic designer who is also a good father to …
Mon., Oct. 15, 2012, 1:25 p.m.
Suspect in Wyo. kidnapping won’t fight extradition
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man charged with kidnapping and assaulting an 11-year-old girl won’t fight extradition to Wyoming to face the charges. Jesse Paul Speer waived his right …
Sat., Oct. 6, 2012, 2:41 p.m.
5 terror suspects from UK appear in US courts
NEW YORK (AP) — An extremist Egyptian-born preacher entered a U.S. courtroom Saturday for the first time to face multiple terrorism charges, complaining that his prosthetic hooks, medication and special …
Sat., Oct. 6, 2012, 11:54 a.m.
Extradited terrorism suspects appear in US courts
NEW YORK (AP) — A partially blind extremist Egyptian-born preacher charged in multiple terrorism plots entered a U.S. court for the first time Saturday without the use of his arms, …
Sat., Oct. 6, 2012, 4:34 a.m.
5 terrorism suspects extradited from UK to US
NEW YORK (AP) — An ailing extremist Egyptian-born preacher and four other terrorism suspects arrived in the United States from England early Saturday under tight security to face trial, and …
Sat., Oct. 6, 2012, 1:54 a.m.
2 extradited to US to appear in Conn. court
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Five terror suspects were extradited from Britain after losing their lengthy fight to avoid facing charges in the U.S., and officials say at least two …
Fri., Oct. 5, 2012, 9:30 p.m.
Abu Hamza extradited to US after UK ruling
LONDON (AP) — Radical preacher Abu Hamza al-Masri and four other terror suspects were extradited from the U.K. after Britain’s High Court ruled they had no more grounds for appeal …
Sun., Sept. 23, 2012, 4:06 a.m.
AP Exclusive: Philadelphia man Nazi probe target
BERLIN (AP) — Germany has launched a war crimes investigation against an 87-year-old Philadelphia man it accuses of serving as an SS guard at the Auschwitz death camp, The Associated …
Sat., Sept. 22, 2012, 1:35 a.m.
Suspect in Guatemala killings extradited to US
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Guatemalan soldier accused of taking part in a massacre during that country’s civil war more than a quarter century ago has been extradited to …
Fri., Sept. 21, 2012, 9:18 p.m.
Guatemalan massacre suspect extradited to US
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Guatemalan soldier accused of being involved in a 1982 massacre during that country’s civil war was extradited Friday to California where he faces immigration …
Tue., Sept. 11, 2012, 1:55 p.m.
Salvadoran accused in 1989 killings admits US lies
BOSTON (AP) — A former El Salvadoran military official accused of colluding in the 1989 slayings of six Jesuit priests admitted Tuesday that he lied to U.S. immigration officials, a …